The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manual Testing
Rank 61 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.45% - 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £31,250 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Manual Testing
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
330 408 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.66% 77.71% 78.53%
Number of salaries quoted 247 348 329
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,636 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Tester
2 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
Newcastle upon Tyne
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago